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Griffin Middle School Academy

Public | 6-8 | 244 students

 

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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 70% in 2013.

2013

 
 
53%

2012

 
 
56%

2011

 
 
66%

2010

 
 
43%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
69%

2012

 
 
65%

2011

 
 
61%

2010

 
 
30%
Science

The state average for Science was 65% in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
63%

2010

 
 
28%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 68% in 2013.

2013

 
 
24%

2012

 
 
30%

2011

 
 
62%

2010

 
 
30%
Scale: % basic or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) to assess students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 in math, English language arts, science, and social studies. The iLEAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana.

In preparation for new assessments in 2014-15, Louisiana is including more common core aligned content in LEAP and iLEAP tests in 2012-13 and in 2013-14. The percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
35%

2012

 
 
42%

2011

 
 
48%

2010

 
 
67%
Math

The state average for Math was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
23%

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
40%
Science

The state average for Science was 62% in 2013.

2013

 
 
21%

2012

 
 
28%

2011

 
 
19%

2010

 
 
30%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 67% in 2013.

2013

 
 
45%

2012

 
 
31%

2011

 
 
33%

2010

 
 
62%
Scale: % basic or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the integrated Louisiana Educational Assessment Program (iLEAP) to assess students in grades 3, 5, 6, and 7 in math, English language arts, science, and social studies. The iLEAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana.

In preparation for new assessments in 2014-15, Louisiana is including more common core aligned content in LEAP and iLEAP tests in 2012-13 and in 2013-14. The percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

English Language Arts

The state average for English Language Arts was 69% in 2013.

2013

 
 
42%

2012

 
 
62%

2011

 
 
75%

2010

 
 
56%
Math

The state average for Math was 66% in 2013.

2013

 
 
56%

2012

 
 
73%

2011

 
 
92%

2010

 
 
81%
Science

The state average for Science was 64% in 2013.

2013

 
 
24%

2012

 
 
37%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
32%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 67% in 2013.

2013

 
 
30%

2012

 
 
73%

2011

 
 
96%

2010

 
 
80%
Scale: % basic or above

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Louisiana used the Louisiana Educational Assessment Program for the 21st Century (LEAP 21) to assess students in grades 4 and 8 in math, English language arts, science and social studies. The LEAP 21 is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Louisiana. The goal is for all students to score at or above basic on the test.

In preparation for new assessments in 2014-15, Louisiana is including more common core aligned content in LEAP and iLEAP tests in 2012-13 and in 2013-14. The percent of students earning a proficient score is expected to be lower as a result of this change.

Source: Louisiana Department of Education

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 99% 45%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 4%
Two or more races 0% 1%
White 0% 47%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 95%N/A67%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School basics

School Leader's name
  • Janice Harris
Fax number
  • (318) 559-0679

Resources

Extra learning resources offered
  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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1205 Gould Street
Lake Providence, LA 71254
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